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(pronounced RAYL-rohd)

Such a simple word, but so many meanings! In our case, however, railroading has to do with how fabric is applied to a piece of upholstery or used to create window treatments and the like.

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(pronounced RAY-zawn-DET-treh OR RAY-zone-DET-treh)

A French term literally translated as “reason for being.” It is used to mean the purpose justifying one’s (or a thing’s) existence.

Example: Having been captivated and obsessed with antiquities